Usage examples for undervaluation

  1. This can best be done by judicious provisions that will induce the disclosure of attempted fraud by undervaluation and smuggling. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  2. Nevertheless, I still believe that ignorance and undervaluation of America was a stronger influence. – My Three Years in America by Johann Heinrich Andreas Hermann Albrecht Graf von Bernstorff
  3. There is a large margin for error, but there can be no doubt that the net result has almost always been undervaluation – The Panjab, North-West Frontier Province, and Kashmir by Sir James McCrone Douie
  4. A tax on tea and coffee is shown by the experience not only of our own country, but of other countries, to be easily collected, without loss by undervaluation or fraud, and largely borne in the country of production. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  5. A striking illustration of these frauds will be exhibited in the report of the Secretary of the Treasury, showing the custom- house valuation of articles imported under a former law, subject to specific duties, when there was no inducement to undervaluation and the custom- house valuations of the same articles under the present system of ad valorem duties, so greatly reduced as to leave no doubt of the existence of the most flagrant abuses under the existing laws. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  6. " I think I came pretty near an undervaluation in that Lindau trouble. – A Hazard of New Fortunes, Part Fifth by William Dean Howells
  7. The press is my property from the moment when nothing is more to me than myself; for from this moment State, Church, people, society, and the like, cease, because they have to thank for their existence only the disrespect that I have for myself, and with the vanishing of this undervaluation they themselves are extinguished: they exist only when they exist above me, exist only as powers and power- holders. – The Ego and His Own by Max Stirner
  8. But worse than the lack of allies, the most perilous thing is the utter, foolish undervaluation of the enemy among our own people, added the King. – The Scarlet Banner by Felix Dahn
  9. To a certain extent, indeed, this undervaluation is justified, and Scott himself, who was more free from literary vanity than any man of letters of whom we have record, pleaded guilty again and again. – A History of Nineteenth Century Literature (1780-1895) by George Saintsbury
  10. It may further be admitted, even by those who protest against the undervaluation of Northanger Abbey, that Pride and Prejudice flies higher, and maintains its flight triumphantly. – The English Novel by George Saintsbury
  11. It had been made manifest by a Congressional investigation that a system of undervaluation had been long in use by certain classes of importers, resulting not only in a great loss of revenue, but in a most intolerable discrimination against honesty. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  12. They present no temptations to the appraisers of foreign goods, who receive but small salaries, and might by undervaluation in a few cases render themselves independent. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various